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Heavy rain could bring flash flooding to parts of southern Plains

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a slow-moving frontal system will bring heavy rainfall to parts of the southern Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, which could result in flash flooding. The heaviest rainfall is expected across parts of northern Texas and southern Oklahoma. Some locations could see rainfall rates of up to 2 inches per hour.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cheyenne, Cheyenne Airport (KCYS)

Lat: 41.16°NLon: 104.81°WElev: 6116ft.

Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 7 Jul 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

13 Miles E Carr CO

    • Today

      Today: Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

      Scattered
      T-storms and
      Breezy

      High: 71 °F

    • Tonight

      Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

      Chance
      T-storms and
      Breezy

      Low: 54 °F

    • Wednesday

      Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

      Chance
      T-storms

      High: 71 °F

    • Wednesday
      Night

      Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

      Chance
      T-storms

      Low: 54 °F

    • Thursday

      Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms

      High: 76 °F

    • Thursday
      Night

      Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms then
      Partly Cloudy

      Low: 56 °F

    • Friday

      Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

      Mostly Sunny
      then Slight
      Chance
      T-storms

      High: 79 °F

    • Friday
      Night

      Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms then
      Mostly Clear

      Low: 55 °F

    • Saturday

      Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

      Sunny

      High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
13 Miles E Carr CO
 40.89°N 104.64°W (Elev. 5482 ft)
10:38 am MDT Jul 7, 2015
11am MDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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